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Gender relations in early India

Vinita Chandra

Gender relations in early India

by Vinita Chandra

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Published by Rawat Publications in Jaipur .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • Feminism,
  • Women (Hindu law),
  • History and criticism,
  • Vedic literature,
  • Women

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [319]-327) and index.

    StatementVinita Chandra
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1137.I4 C43 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 331 p. ;
    Number of Pages331
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24894082M
    ISBN 108131603792
    LC Control Number2010347405

      Written lucidly, the book opens up a new paradigm which will stimulate further researches into a neglected domain where gender relations can be tapped. Notes The other being F. Hasan, State and Locality in Mughal India: Power Relations in Western India, c. – (Cambridge, ). In India, gender roles are determined largely by sex, religion, oppressive tradition and culture, according to LifePathscom. The male-dominated culture calls for subordination of women. Dating back to B.C., Indian tradition dictates that a woman's sole purpose in life should revolve around her husband, children and home.

    Read this book on Questia. This text examines the effects of alcohol on gender relations in traditional Europe, focusing on England, France, and Italy in the late medieval and early modern periods, c to   The interaction between western men's and native women's sexuality makes the human body central to the articulation of colonial/imperial ideologies. Setting her study in eighteenth-century British India, Ghosh emphasises a pan-imperial understanding of body, and the role of race, gender and sexuality in empire-building in the early modern period.

      Gender inequality is a global phenomenon, also deeply rooted in many Asian societies, resulting in discrimination of women and girls and inextricably linked to gender-based violence (1, 2) with subsequent serious mental and physical health effects (3–5).When women and girls are expected to assume a position as subordinate to men, their general health, Cited by:   War and Joshua S. Goldstein. Cambridge University Press, Purchase at B& | Purchase at Joshua Goldstein, a seasoned international security scholar, has compiled, sorted, and analyzed evidence for and against a long list of hypotheses about war and gender drawn from evolutionary biology and feminist by: 1.


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Books. Go Search Hello Select your address Author: Vinita Chandra. This volume examines the ways in which relations of power were conceptualized in early India and shows how gender was envisaged in this conceptualization. Arranged chronologically, the essays are grouped into two sections.

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